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Remains of unidentified boy found at New Mexico compound


August 8, 2018

AMALIA, N.M. (AP) — Investigators found the remains of an unidentified young boy after raiding a compound in New Mexico where they suspect a father had taken his severely disabled son after saying he wanted to perform an exorcism on the child and abducting him in Georgia, authorities said Tuesday.

The remains were found Monday during a search on the outskirts of Amalia, a tiny, remote town near the Colorado border marked by scattered homes, sagebrush and open plains.

Authorities were awaiting positive identification of the remains by medical examiners.

Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe in...

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